Subject: ransom
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <>
Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2001 01:28:19 +0900

>>>>> "Tom" == Tom Lord <> writes:

    Tom> Isn't holding code for ransom kind of obnoxious?

No.  I think "creation of gains from trade" is the phrase you were
looking for.

    Tom> Why should individual developers have to stoop to such levels
    Tom> just to get paid?

Seth already explained this.

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